Italian Serie A side , Napoli, have announced the signing of Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen , from Ligue 1 side Lille .
The Italian giants made this known on their Twitter handle on Friday .
“ Welcome to Napoli, Victor ,” the Napoli tweeted .
The move was also confirmed by Lille , who tweeted , “We ’d like to extend our heartfelt thanks to @victorosimhen 9 and wish this Super Eagle the very best of #LOSC luck in his new adventure with @en _sscnapoli . Get ready , # SerieA.”
Osimhen reportedly joined the Italian side for an African record fee of € 81 m .
He will wear the No .9 jersey at the Serie A side .
Also , U- 17 World Cup winner Osimhen says he is ready for the new challenge at Napoli .
“Can ’t wait to put on this iconic jersey , thank you for the warm welcome @sscnapoli #forzanapolisempre ,” the Nigerian tweeted .